All posts by Joe Brook

Fishing Women – They Are Out There!

There are increasing numbers of fishing women making their presence felt in the angling world. Although fishing continues to be male-dominated, it doesn’t mean fishing women aren’t out there. And we’re not talking about the scantily clad women you see on the web. We’re talking about the women who are going out and showing their […]

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How Long Is A Trout – Measuring & Weighing

With rumors and conversations going on about figuring out the length of a fish, we decided to put an end to the trout measuring discussion. So how do you accurately weigh and measure trout?Does the size really matter?Absolutely, size does matter, how else can you adequately brag about the “big one” you just caught? Seriously though […]

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Fishing Legislation and licensing money

What Happens To Your Fishing Licence Money

You’ve probably heard that your fishing licence fee supports conservation, but how does that work? Conservation is a serious business and your fee helps to stimulate the economy and creates about 68,000 jobs. In fact, the U.S. Fish & wildlife Service: The Economic Value of Fisheries Conservation 2011 report stated that the Fisheries Program contributes […]

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Fishing Gear From 4 Less Obvious Sources

We all try to make our last dollars go further when it comes to buying fishing gear and some canny folk do it better than others. This could be why this saying is still relevant: Give a man a fish and you’ll feed him for a day. Teach a man to fish and he’ll never […]

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Anglers Who Became Internet Fishing Celebrities, Pt 2

We posted the first four internet fishing celebrities earlier. Here are the other four that we think are worth following for fishing tips and adventures.Fishing celebrities we love:1. Josh Jorgensen (BlacktipH) is an extreme angler who has an adrenaline […]

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Online Fishing Celebs – Pt 1

The internet allows anyone with camera and social media account to become a part of the generation of rising fishing celebrities. Thanks to the visibility and share-ability of […]

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5 Compelling Fishing Books -Fiction And Non-Fiction

For the days when you can’t get to the honey hole, there are always good fishing books to lift your spirit and boost your motivation. We’ve compiled a list of our favorite fiction and non-fiction fishing books that have been keeping us dreaming of […]

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Deep Sea Lures – The Best 5

There are literally hundreds (if not thousands) of deep sea lures in the market. Some are new to the scene and others have stood the test of time. With so many types of blue water lures in a variety of colors, materials, shapes and movements, it’s almost impossible to choose the best. Trial and error, […]

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Fly Tying for Beginners

Fly tying is a creative art steeped in history. Mastering (or even dabbling) in that art can give huge rewards and much satisfaction. What is fly tying? Fly tying is the skill of creating artificial flies to hook fish. It is a functional art form dating back to the 13th century. The results of this […]

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